Environmental Health Officer

  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Salary: £40,221 - £43,421 per annum
  • Location: Stretton Way, Stretton Way Depot, Huyton Ind Estate, Huyton, L36 6JF, Hybrid Working, Huyton Municipal, Municipal Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Knowsley, L36 9UX
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week. Consideration will be given for part time working.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Closing Date: 02/06/2024 at 23:58
  • Reference: CVP 0125

The primary function of the Council’s Environmental Health service is to protect the public, the environment and groups such as consumers, businesses and employees.  The Service carries out the main enforcement responsibilities of the Council and delivers a wide range of statutory functions. 

The post holder will be responsible for Pest Control targeting known areas of concern throughout the borough, including the treatment of pests, sewer baiting activities, engaging with residents and communities to provide advice and guidance, and taking enforcement action where necessary.  In addition, the post holder may be required to assist the wider service, and to supervise other officers, particularly with pest management.

We promote applications from all sections of the community, regardless of background, belief, or identity, recognising the value that diversity brings to our organisation. We particularly welcome applications from individuals from Black and Minority Ethnic backgrounds and candidates with disabilities as we acknowledge their underrepresentation in our workforce.

We will consider requests for flexible working.  For most roles, the following types of flexibility are usually possible: flexible hours, working from home, compressed hours, part-time.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applicants.


At Knowsley we value our applicants and want them to feel well-informed and welcomed. If you have any questions about this specific job role or what it is like to work at Knowsley, please contact - Adam Bucior at  Adam.Bucior@knowsley.gov.uk.



How to apply

Your CV should be tailored to reflect the competencies within the person specification. Please note if a CV does not reflect the person specification it is unlikely to be shortlisted. To upload your CV you will need to click on the link below and create an account with Jobs Go Public if you have not already done so.

You will also be required to input your name and email address and will be invited to complete an equal opportunities questionnaire.


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